I should preface this post by saying I have been blessed with good health pretty much my whole life.
A few years ago, I had a gnarly bike accident which resulted in a new pair of spectacles and some minor fork repairs. The same year, I caught a nasty something-or-other which we suspected was swine flu and I had to have a week off work. But aside from these, I’ve never really been sick. Never broken a bone, no asthma, no allergies. Lucky Chops!
So imagine my surprise, then, when a trip to the local shops ended with me getting a lift home in an ambulance. Continue reading